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What does Darriq mean?

Darriq Pronunciation of Darriq as a boys' name has the meaning "people's ruler". Darriq is a version of Derek (English, Old German): from Theodoric.


ASSOCIATED WITH ruler (king)


VARIANTS Deryke, Deryk, Deryck, Derryk, Derryck, Derrik, Derrick, Derrek, Derreck, Deriq, Derik, Derick, Deric, Dereck, Darrick, Darek



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How popular is Darriq?

Darriq is a rare first name for males. Darriq is an equivalently unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Derek (#257 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Derrick (#475), Derick (#1176), Dereck (#1484), Darek, Darrick, Deric, Derik, Derreck, Derrek and Derrik are the prominent alternative forms of Darriq (NOT RANKED). Other forms, like Deryk, are uncommon. These forms of Darriq were at the height of their popularity in the 1980s (ADOPTION OF 0.7%) and have become much less popular since (ADOPTION 0.1%, 81% LESS), with forms like Derick becoming somewhat dated. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Darek, Darrick, Dereck, Derek, Deric in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Derick, Derik, Derreck, Derrek, Derrick, Derrik in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Derek outside U.S.

Similar Names

Darriq is pronounced similarly to Darach, Daric, Darick, Darroch, Darrock and Dieric. Other recommended sound-alike names are Barric, Barrie, Darbie, Darcey, Darcio, Darcy, Darias, Darin, Dario, Darius, Darko, Darragh, Darrah, Darral, Darran, Darrel, Darren, Darrian, Darrien, Darrill (see Darrel), Darrin, Darring, Darrion, Darrius, Darro, Darrol, Darron, Darrow, Darry, Darryl, Darryn, Darsey, Darsy, Darvin, Darwin, Derrie, Derril, Derrin, Derrius, Dorrin, Dorsie (see Dorsey), Farrin, Farris, Garrie, Garrin, Harri, Harrie, Harris, Jarrid, Jarrin, Jerriq, Larrin, Parrie, Parris, Saariq, Sariq, Tariq, Tarrin and Warrin. These names tend to be more frequently used than Darriq.

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